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EPA Concludes Neonicotinoid Pesticides Linked to Bee Deaths Don't Protect Soybean Crops - Take Part
Science & Tech  (tags: US, EPA, Bees, neonicotinoid pesticides, Food, Ecosystem, Sustainability, World )

Victoria
- 36 days ago - takepart.com
A new study from the US Environmental Protection Agency has found that bee-killing toxic pesticides containing neonicotinoids are not effective at killing pests such as aphids on soybean crops. More EPA studies are to conducted on corn and cotton.
Jane Goodall and Steven Druker Expose US Government Fraud Over GMOs - Nation of Change
Science & Tech  (tags: Science, USA, GMOs, Food Industry, Humans, Health Risks, Sustainability, Ethics, Books, Interesting news )

Victoria
- 55 days ago - nationofchange.org
The US Government and some scientific institutions have misrepresented the dangers of GMOs as exposed by author Steven Druker, in a 2015 book called Altered Genes, Twisted Truth. It has a foreword by the renowned primatologist Dame Jane Goodall.
Help Stop the Northern Gateway Pipeline in Canada - NRDC's Save BioGems
Environment  (tags: Environment, Canada, Spirit Bear, Marine Wildlife, Endangered Species, First Nations, Oil Industry, Habitat destruction, Ecosystem, Rainforest, Trees, NRDC, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 65 days ago - secure.nrdconline.org
Canada's federal government has just approved the Northern Gateway tar sands pipeline, which threatens to destroy the coastal rainforest home of the Spirit Bear and First Nations communities that have thrived there for thousands of years.
Fukushima Radiation in the Ecosystem, North American West Coast - The Canadian
Science & Tech  (tags: Environment, World, Fukushima nuclear disaster, Radioactive contamination, Heath risks, Society, Humans, Animals, Death )

Victoria
- 66 days ago - thecanadiandaily.ca
An informative article about the meltdown at the Fukushima Daiichi plant in Japan on 11th March 2011. Two peer-reviewed scientific studies so far have already provided evidence of increased mortality in North America due to radioactive contamination.
Only 250 Lions Are Left in West Africa - Futurity
Animals  (tags: West Africa, Lions, Endangered Species, Environment, Suffering, Habitat Destruction, Ecosystem, Extinction, Ethics )

Victoria
- 89 days ago - futurity.org
The West African lion (with a unique genetic code) faces extinction according to a new report, their habitat has decreased to just 1% of the area. Commitment of resources from the international community is urgently required to save this iconic animal.
Global Outrage Grows Over Unregulated GM Trees - Sustainable Pulse
Science & Tech  (tags: Environment, Trees, Loblolly Pine, Genetic Modification, GMOs, Contamination, Environmental concerns, Human health risks )

Victoria
- 90 days ago - sustainablepulse.com
Groups from around the world have joined together to denounce the US government for allowing the first genetically modified tree, a loblolly pine, to be legalized with no government or public oversight and with no assessment of any type of risks.
Convene a Congressional Hearing on Aerosol Geoengineering in US - Force Change
Science & Tech  (tags: US, Weather, Climate Change, Geoengineering, Toxic Metals, Pollution, Health risks, Environment, Society, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 96 days ago - forcechange.com
The US Air Force and Navy are experimenting with high-altitude spraying of various heavy metals to precipitate clouds without public consent. These toxic metals end up in the air, soil and water creating health risks and environmental damage.
Doomsday Clock Moves Two Minutes Closer to Midnight - CBS News
World  (tags: World, Scientists, Doomsday Clock, Climate Change, Fossil Fuels, Nuclear Weapons, Toxic Waste, Humans, Life, Ethics, News )

Victoria
- 99 days ago - cbsnews.com
The Doomsday Clock, a metaphor for the dangers faced by the world, was pushed ahead by two minutes over concerns about worsening climate change and the world's failure to reduce nuclear weapons, a trans-Atlantic group of prominent scientists announced.
PLEASE SHARE - Lonely Scared Little Dog to Adopt - PetHarborPet
Animals  (tags: Animals, Dog to adopt, Puppy, Shelter animals, Suffering, Sadness )

Victoria
- 102 days ago - PetHarbor.com
Lonely little dog to adopt, ID#A422786. I am a young, male, black and brown Miniature Pinscher mix. I have been at the shelter since Jan 14, 2015. Call Harris County Public Health and Environmental Services at (281) 999-3191. Please share widely for him.
With Call to 'End the Drone Wars,' Activists Cut Their Way Into UK Air Force Base - Common Dreams
World  (tags: UK, Drone Planes, RAF, Activists, Humans, War, Peace, Ethics, News )

Victoria
- 116 days ago - commondreams.org
Four people have been arrested for aggravated trespass after entering RAF Waddington near Lincolnshire, UK, armed with banners "End The Drone Wars". They opposed Britain's prolonged participation in foreign wars and use of drone planes.
 
 
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